Using satellite information to help rebuild after a disaster12 July 2019 ESA and the Asian Development Bank have joined forces to help the Indonesian government use satellite information to guide the redevelopment following the earthquake and tsunami that devastated the provincial capital of Palu and surroundings last year.
Modelling tides in the Arctic Ocean11 July 2019
Modelling tides in the Arctic Ocean11 July 2019 We are all aware of the ebb and flow of the tide every day, but understanding tidal flow is important for a range of maritime activities and environmental monitoring, such as search and rescue operations, shipping routes and coastal erosion. The Arcti...
What’s happening to Greenland’s ice?05 July 2019
What’s happening to Greenland’s ice?05 July 2019 Heatwave conditions catapulted Greenland into an early Arctic summer in June, prompting widespread melting across its icesheet surface, according to researchers at the Danish Meteorological Institute.
Surviving the shaker brings better weather forecasting a step closer02 July 2019 With the first in the next generation of Meteosat satellites due to be launched in a couple of years, an important milestone has been passed, further paving the way for better weather forecasts – something on which we all rely.
Connecting the dots: nitrogen dioxide over Siberian pipelines20 June 2019 New maps that use information from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite reveal emissions of nitrogen dioxide along a Siberian natural gas pipeline that connects the Urengoy gas field – the second-largest gas field in the world – with Europe.
Mapping our global human footprint12 June 2019
Mapping our global human footprint12 June 2019 The number of people flocking to cities in search of employment and better prospects is growing at an unprecedented rate. By 2050, the global population is estimated to reach nine billion, 70% of which will be living in urban areas. The World Settleme...
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